MRI Brain Surveillance Alone Versus MRI Surveillance and Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation (PCI): A Randomized Phase III Trial in Small-Cell Lung Cancer (MAVERICK)

Date Added
February 10th, 2020
PRO Number
Pro00097172
Researcher
Anand Sharma

List of Studies


Keywords
Cancer, Cancer/Lung, Lung
Summary

This study is for patients that have been diagnosed with Small-Cell Lung Cancer. The purpose of this study is to find out if this approach is better or worse than the usual approach. The usual approach is defined as care that most people get for small cell lung cancer. Participants can expect to be on this study for two years.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Nancy McGaha
(864) 725-7129
nmcgaha@selfregional.org

A Randomized Phase II/III Trial of De-Intensified Radiation Therapy for Patients With Early-Stage, P16-Positive, Non-Smoking Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer

Date Added
November 13th, 2019
PRO Number
Pro00093609
Researcher
Anand Sharma

List of Studies


Keywords
Cancer/Head & Neck
Summary

This study is for patients with low-risk, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) positive oropharyngeal cancer. The first part of the study is to determine if a reduced dose of radiation along with chchemotherapy or immunotherapy result in the same length of time without the cancer getting worse as the usual approach. The second part of this study is being done to also see if quality of life with a reduced dose of radiation with chemotherapy or immunotherapy than the usual approach.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
HCC Clinical Trials Office
843-792-9321
hcc-clinical-trials@musc.edu

Randomized Phase II/III Trial of Radiotherapy with Concurrent MEDI4736 (Durvalumab) vs. Radiotherapy with Concurrent Cetuximab in Patients with Locoregionally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer with a Contraindication to Cisplatin

Date Added
May 18th, 2018
PRO Number
Pro00077581
Researcher
Anand Sharma

List of Studies


Keywords
Cancer, Cancer/Head & Neck, Stage II, Stage III
Summary

This study is for patients that have been diagnosed with stage III-IVB Head and Neck cancer. The investigational drug in this study is MEDI4736 (Durvalumab). The purpose of the safety lead-in portion of the study is to determine whether adding the study drug MEDI4736 to radiation is safe in patients with head and neck cancer who cannot take the drug cisplatin. The purpose of the phase II/III portion is to compare any good and bad effects of usual radiation plus the study treatment, MEDI4736 (durvalumab), to the usual therapy of radiation plus cetuximab in patients with head and neck cancer who cannot take the drug cisplatin. Participants in the safety lead-in portion can expect to be in this study for approximately 2.5 years. Participants in the Phase II/III portion can expect to be in the study for up to 32 weeks, and then followed by their study doctor to monitor for side effects every year.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
HCC Clinical Trials Office
843-792-9321
hcc-clinical-trials@musc.edu



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